Rocky Point
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Star News: Pender deputies search for armed man
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Tue, 08/06/2013 - 9:18pm.

video The Star News reports, authorities were searching for a man armed with a shotgun near Paul's Place in Rocky Point Tuesday night.

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Victim's son says fight over money for house led to Pender murder-suicide
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Thu, 07/25/2013 - 3:54pm.

videoA Pender County woman is dead, and so is the man investigators say killed her. The call originally came in as a house fire, but when responders arrived to the home on Little Kelly Road in Rocky Point last night, they found the body of Myrle Carr inside.

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No one hurt, truck driver cited after head-on crash with Pender Co. school bus
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Mon, 05/20/2013 - 6:45am.

No one was hurt in a head-on crash involving a tractor trailer and a Pender Co. school bus early Monday. Troopers say children were not yet on the bus at the time of the crash.

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Homeowner charged with setting fire that destroyed house
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Thu, 04/18/2013 - 3:21pm.

videoPender County Sheriff's deputies have charged the owner of home destroyed by fire last night with setting the blaze.

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Today's headlines from 'Pender-Topsail Post & Voice'
Submitted by Ashley Jacobs on Wed, 01/16/2013 - 7:48am.

video Big changes to some Pender County schools; an education lesson modeled after a popular game. Get the inside scoop on these stories and more.

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Store robbed in Rocky Point
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Mon, 11/19/2012 - 10:03pm.

video The Pender County Sheriff’s office says the man pictured walked into La Tienda Esmeralda store on Highway 117 south in Rocky Point, around 5 pm Monday, pulled out a handgun and robbed the store. He is described as a Hispanic male, 5’ 8" , muscular build, wearing a white jacket and a hat with ear flaps.

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Rocky Point man taken to hospital after house catches fire
Submitted by Matt Ray on Tue, 11/06/2012 - 4:49pm.

It was a scary morning for a Rocky Point man, when he found his house on fire. The fire broke out at 120 Lightwood Knot Lane off NC 117. The call came in to 911 around 11 a.m. A neighbor said when he ran to help, the owner of the house was so black with soot, he did not even recognize him.

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JUST ADD HOPE: Teacher's coworkers hold fundraisers for a new kidney
Submitted by Asha Dave on Tue, 12/13/2011 - 7:05am.

video Instead of her two front teeth for Christmas, Rocky Point Primary kindergarten teacher Beth Mills just wants a new Kidney. She has about five percent kidney function.

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One dead, another in custody after overnight shooting in Rocky Point
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Thu, 09/01/2011 - 3:26pm.

video It happened around 10:30 p.m. on Brighton Road in the Summit Ridge neighborhood. The Pender County Sheriff's Office says when deputies arrived at the home of Michael Grant the 34-year-old fired a gun at the deputies.

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Pender Co. Sheriff's Office: Tornado touchdown in Rocky Point
Submitted by WWAY on Sat, 04/16/2011 - 6:39pm.

The Pender County Sheriff's Office says a tornado was spotted this evening near Rocky Point and that a tornado has touched down behind fire station No. 7 in Rocky Point.

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